Old Dominion vs. Football; photos by Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports
2014 Rayford enjoyed his finest season as a Commodore receiver, ranking among the team's top aerial targets in virtually every stat category... Participated in all 12 games, earning 10 starting assignments at wide receiver... Finished the campaign ranked second in the receiving corps with 36 catches and third with 350 receiving yards... Registered a catch in 11 of 12 games... Set career highs with eight receptions against Florida and 79 receiving yards vs. Old Dominion... Totaled 20 catches and 203 receiving yards in final four appearances... Lone touchdown grab came vs. Old Dominion.
2013 Missed the last seven games due to injury... Tallied two catches for 19 yards on the season... Had one reception at Texas A&M for five yards... Made his collegiate debut vs. Austin Peay catching one pass for 24 yards.
High School Senior captain... Four-year starter at WR for Warriors... As a senior, averaged 26.2 yards on 19 receptions for run-oriented offense... Also produced 11 TDs as a WR/returner and had two INTs as senior safety... Named to Commercial Appeal "Best of the Preps" as a senior and impressed in postseason appearance at the Semper Fi All-American Bowl in California... Also nominated to play in AutoZone Liberty Bowl All-Star Game... As a junior, posted 48 catches, including seven TDs.
Personal Latevius D'Vonte Rayford... Majoring in Communication Studies... Son of Marcus and LaKeydra Brown... Born May 3, 1995... Has two brothers, Marcus and Shuntrell... Mom works for the Memphis Board of Education; dad works in retail... Enjoys working out with his father and hanging out with friends... Mentored local youngsters through variety of community service efforts.
Career Highs Total Receptions: 8, vs. Florida, 11/8/2014 Total Reception Yards: 79 yards, vs. Old Dominion, 11/1/2014 Longest Reception: 24 yards, vs. Austin Peay, 9/7/2013 Receiving Touchdowns: 1, vs. Old Dominion, 11/1/2014